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217 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

Downtown Austin, Austin
Building in Downtown Austin
2 Stories
Built in 1900
2 Bedrooms, Downtown Austin Rental in Austin-Round Rock Metro Area, TX for $4,020 - Photo 1
217 Congress Ave, Apt 2
Downtown Austin, Austin
$4,020
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2 Bed
|
2 Bath
By Manager
1 Bedroom, Downtown Austin Rental in Austin-Round Rock Metro Area, TX for $3,218 - Photo 1
217 Congress Ave, Apt 1
Downtown Austin, Austin
$3,218
|
1 Bed
|
1 Bath
By Manager
Welcome to 217 Congress Avenue, a building located in Downtown Austin, Austin in Austin, TX. As a quick overview, these are the most up-to-date information we've collected about the property. The building itself was built in 1900. There are a total of 2 floors. In total, the building area is listed as 8,240 square feet. The depth of the property lot was measured at 1600 square feet and the front at 540 square feet. The building itself has 8,240 square footage of total floor area. Fun fact, were you aware that buildings can shift depending on temperatures outdoors? This might remind you of middle school science classes, but essentially heat will cause most materials to expand while the cold will cause them to contract. As a result, many architects and engineers often have to make sure that control joints are made up of the right materials and in good condition. The building class code for 217 Congress Avenue is unknown but given the importance of this information, we will work to update this data as soon as possible. The overall condition of the building is considered to be average.

Moving on to what we know about the features and amenities in this building. While there is no garage access for residents, you will probably be able to find a local garage to park your car at instead. We are not sure what system the building uses for cooling. Sadly, informaton related to the heating system was not disclosed. Are you a fan of fireplaces? Sadly, this property has none. There is no porch or patio on the premise of the property. For those who love to swim, you'll want to check out community pools nearby as this particular property does not have a swimming pool. The local assessor's office has not provided us with information related to the roof cover material and the type of roof the building has.

217 Congress Avenue was most recently sold on Jul 31, 2020 for $0. The market value for the land that the building sits on has been listed at $4,344,000. In addition, improvements upon the building have an added value of $56,000. In total, the total market value of the property as a whole is $4,400,000. This may be less relevant information, but according to local assessors, the total value of the building is currently valued at $4,400,000. Specifically, the value of the land that the property sits on has been assessed at $4,344,000. The building was last assessed in 2021.

Interested in learning more about the neighborhood that the property is located in? Buildings in the Downtown Austin area have a median price of $2,984. Those in the 25th percentile, have a price around $2,422. While those in the 75th percentile, have a price around $3,835. Typically, the buildings in this area have a median sqft of 1,018. That means that the median price per sqft is around $38. In other words, the price per sqft for buildings in the 25th percentile is $31. While the price per sqft for buildings in the 75th percentile is $49. As a breakdown, we've included the following stats:

- There are currently no studio listings being advertised in the area.
- There are currently a total of 92 one bedroom listings. The median price for these types of listings is $2,597. That's $39.37 price per sqft.
- There are currently a total of 88 two bedroom listings. The median price for these types of listings is $3,649. That's $35.88 price per sqft.
- There are currently a total of 20 three bedroom listings. The median price for these types of listings is $6,273. That's $44.29 price per sqft.
- There is currently a single advertised four bedroom listing.
Amenities
Fitness Center
Policies
Cats Allowed
Dogs Allowed
Facts
General
Year Built
1900
Actual Year Built
1900
Total Rooms
0.00
Bedroom Count
0
Full Bathrooms
0.00
Partial Bathrooms
0.00
Bathroom Fixture Number
0.00
Building Condition
6
Building Quality
0
Construction Type
concrete
Building Style
unknown
Exterior Walls Type
unknown
Interior Walls Type
unknown
Roof Shape Type
flat
Roof Cover Type
asphalt and ply sheets in a built-up roof style
Floor Count
2
Business/Commerical Units Count
0.00
Floor Cover
unknown
Basement Type
unknown
Basement Area
0.00
Garage Type
unknown
Garage Square Area
0.00
Parking Space Count
0.00
Patio Type
patio
Porch Type
unknown
Pool Type
unknown
Unit Count
Building Floor Area
Floor Area Ratios
Building
Building Type
unknown
Property Class ID
commercial
Subdivision
BLOCK 018 ORIGINAL CITY
Land Acres
0.199
Standard Land Use Code
restaurant
County Land Use Code
32
Legal Description 1
N31.3 FT OF LOT 5 * & S23 FT OF LOT 6 BLOCK 018 ORIGINAL CITY
Ownership
Current Owner
OGDEN STEVEN D
Current Owner's Name
OGDEN STEVEN D
Previous Owner
LABRADORITE LLC
Previous Owner's Name
LABRADORITE LLC
Owner Address - City
AUSTIN
Owner Address - State
TX
Owner Address - ZIP Code
78737
Owner First Name
STEVEN
Owner Last Name
OGDEN
Owner Middle Name
D
Owner Before Previous Owner
OGDEN RENTALS LP
Ownership Rights Codes
SE
Neighborhood
School District Name
Austin Independent School District
School Tax School District
AUSTIN ISD
Census Tract
001100
Census Block Code
1137
Census Group
1
Census Year
2018
Census - County FIPS
48453
Census - Full FIPS
484530011001137
Census - Metro Micro Statistical Area - Area Code
12420
Census - Metro Micro Statistical Area - Area Name
Austin-Round Rock, TX
Census - Metro Micro Statistical Area - Area Type
metropolitan
Census - Place FIPS
4805000
Census Source
US Census Bureau
Census State FIPS
48
Census Tract Code
001100
School District - Unified - Grade High
12
School District - Unified - Grade Low
PK
School District - Unified - LEA Code
4808940
School District - Unified - Name
Austin Independent School District
Zoning
Geography
Account Number
192815
Parcel
0205020504
Block
Lot
5; 6
Municipality
CITY OF AUSTIN
Latitude
30.2649
Longitude
-97.7435
FIPS
48453
Mailing Carrier Code
R006
Mailing Full Street Address
15333 FM 1826
Mailing House Number
15333
Mailing Street
FM 1826
Mailing 4-Digit Zip Code
8868
Old APN
02050205040000
Geo Status Code
B
Valuation
Timestamp
2021-12-18 00:00:00
UCID Flag
C
Total Area
0.00
Standard Deviation
0
About The Area
217 Congress Avenue is located in Travis County, Texas. There are 1,148,176 people living here. There are 437,831 households. Most of these households have an average family size of 3.3 people. According to the census, 48% are currently renting while 52% own their homes. The median age of this population is around 33.3 years old. On average, most folks in the county are unmarried. About 31% of folks speak a language other than English in this area. The area's employment rate is currently around 68.4%. Speaking of employment, the median income is $64,422. Most folks will commute by car for around 25.0 minutes. Finally, we know that 17% of residents in the area have graduated with their high school degree. Additionally, 30% and 17% have their Bachelor's and Master's degree, respectfully.

Moving on to the urban area level. Austin, TX Urban Area has a population of 1,539,746 people. Based on census records, there are 567,769 registered households. Families in this area are on average made up of 3.36 people per household. Most folks are unmarried. They are also typically around 33.4 years old. Does diversity matter to you? Right now, 29% of folks speak a language other than English here. About 45% rent while 55% purchased their homes. Right now, the community is made up of 17% of residents who have graduated with at least a high school degree. On top of that, 29% have a Bachelor's degree and 16% have a Master's degree. The employment rate is currently around 68.2%. Those employed, have a median income of $67,435. If you move here, you can expect to commute mostly by car for around 25.4 minutes.

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Studio Median Rent
$2,597
1BR Median Rent
$3,649
2BR Median Rent
$6,273
3BR Median Rent
Nearby Public Transportation
17
at Cesar Chavez/Brazos (700 ft mi • 3 min) • Capital Metro
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at 203 Cesar Chavez/Colorado (870 ft mi • 4 min) • Capital Metro
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935
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at Lavaca/3rd (880 ft mi • 4 min) • Capital Metro
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at Republic Square Station (NB) (910 ft mi • 4 min) • Capital Metro
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at 215 Cesar Chavez/Lavaca (950 ft mi • 4 min) • Capital Metro

Nearby Schools

(within attendance boundary)
SANCHEZ EL  •  0.67 mi
73 San Marcos St, Austin, TX 78702
Public  •  Elementary  •  Grades PK to 5
Austin Independent School District
MARTIN MIDDLE  •  1.16 mi
1601 Haskell St, Austin, TX 78702
Public  •  Middle School  •  Grades 6 to 8
Austin Independent School District
TRAVIS COUNTY J J A E P  •  0.89 mi
1111 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703
Public  •  High School  •  Grades 8 to 12
Austin Independent School District
School zoning information and other data are provided by RealtyHop Schools and 3rd party sources. The contents of the database are not guaranteed to be accurate or timely. Contact the schools or districts before making any decisions using on this data.
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